Section (3) ldap_abandon
ldap_abandon_ext — Abandon an LDAP operation in progress
routine is used to send a LDAP Abandon request for an
operation in progress. The
msgid passed should be the
message id of an outstanding LDAP operation, such as returned
ldap_abandon_ext() checks to
see if the result of the operation has already come in. If it
has, it deletes it from the queue of pending messages. If
not, it sends an LDAP abandon request to the LDAP server.
The caller can expect that the result of an abandoned operation will not be returned from a future call to ldap_result(3).
server and client controls to be passed in via the
ldap_abandon_ext() returns a
code indicating success or, in the case of failure, the
nature of the failure. See ldap_error(3) for
is deprecated in favor of the
Deprecated interfaces generally remain in the library. The macro LDAP_DEPRECATED can be defined to a non-zero value (e.g., -DLDAP_DEPRECATED=1) when compiling program designed to use deprecated interfaces. It is recommended that developers writing new programs, or updating old programs, avoid use of deprecated interfaces. Over time, it is expected that documentation (and, eventually, support) for deprecated interfaces to be eliminated.